Flashcards in S 12(1)(d) mental illness Deck (5)
where is mental health defined
At the time of the marriage the party in question must be suffering from a mental illness as defined in S 1 of the Mental Health Act.
When mistake ground be invoked
This ground must be evoked within three years of the ceremony.
The individual must be competent to consent but
but the nature of his or her disorder is such that he or she is ‘unfit’ for marriage.
Bennett v Bennett
is this person capable of living in a married state, and of carrying out the ordinary duties and obligations of marriage?’